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Lions hold on against Earlsdon to stay on top

Leaders Banbury Lions held on for a hard-fought 11-10 victory over Earlsdon in the Warwickshire Second XV League.

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Ed Phillips looks to get the ball away for Banbury Bulls against Maidenhead. Photo: Simon Grieve

Brilliant Bulls extend good run by toppling the leaders

Banbury Bulls put in a terrific team performance to beat Maidenhead 20-17 and knock them off top of the South West One East table.

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Ed Phillips had his kicking boots on against Grove

Bulls will go out to try and topple the leaders

Banbury Bulls head coach James Kerr is looking forward to the task ahead when his side face league leaders Maidenhead this weekend.

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Banbury Bulls' Cashel Chilvers is held up against Chippenham at Bodicote Park

Kerr praises his players after Bulls rise to fifth

Head coach James Kerr can enjoy his festive break after seeing Banbury Bulls move up to fifth in South West One East.

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Banbury Bulls' Joe Mills gets away against Chippenham at Bodicote Park

Bulls in seventh heaven as they complete the double

Banbury Bulls completed their first double of the campaign and moved into the top five on the back of it.

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Banbury Bulls' Joe Mills gets his kick away against Windsor at Bodicote Park

Kerr looking for Bulls to end year on 
a high note

Head coach James Kerr will be looking for Banbury Bulls to end the year on a high note.

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Ed Phillips looks to get the ball away for Banbury Bulls against Windsor at Bodicote Park

Bulls see their winning run ended after they lose focus

Banbury Bulls will be looking to round off 2016 with another victory against Chippenham on Saturday.

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Jack Briggs scored a try for Banbury Bulls at Swindon

Kerr will not underestimate Windsor

Head coach James Kerr wanted three more wins before the year was out and now he’s only got two more to go.

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Wes Hallam scored a try for Banbury Lions

Lions show why they are the title contenders

Banbury Lions demonstrated why they top the Warwickshire Second XV table with a 61-10 victory at Silhillians.

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Jack Briggs scored a try in Saturdays victory at Swindon

Bulls charge to a fourth win on the spin and climb table

Banbury Bulls have hit form at just the right time as they look to end the year on a high note.

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George Ding, who made his debut for Banbury Bulls, takes on the Royal Wootton Bassett defence at Bodicote Park

Three more will do nicely for Kerr

Head coach James Kerr wants his Banbury Bulls side to maintain their upturn in form until the end of the year.

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Banbury Bulls' Chris Phillips gets to grips with Royal Wootton Bassett at Bodicote Park

Brilliant Bulls charge to third win on the spin

Banbury Bulls producing a storming second half display to make it three wins on the spin in South West One East.

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Banbury Bulls head coach James Kerr

Continuity is the key to more success

Continuity is the key to Banbury Bulls’ success and head coach James Kerr will be looking for more of that on Saturday.

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Captain Ian Isham scored a great try for Banbury Bulls at Reading Abbey

Isham and Phillips settle the issue as Bulls move up table

Back-to-back victories have moved Banbury Bulls up the South West One East table.

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Head coach James Kerr is looking for some consistncy from Banbury Bulls

Kerr knows Bulls need to find some consistency

Banbury Bulls resume South West One East action at Reading Abbey where head coach James Kerr will be looking for his side to make it back-to-back wins.

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Cashel Chilvers comes away with the ball for Banbury Bulls against Reading at Bodicote Park

Kerr looks to the cup for momentum

Head coach James Kerr will be looking for Banbury Bulls to follow up Saturday’s first home league success in this weekend’s Oxon Knockout Cup tie.

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Jacob Mills scores the opening try for Banbury Bulls against Reading at Bodicote Park

Bulls produce timely first home victory over rivals

Banbury Bulls finally produced their first home victory of the South West One East campaign and what a day they chose to get it.

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Banbury Bulls' Ed Phillips looks for support at Oxford Harlequins

Kerr remains confident team can bounce back

Head coach James Kerr knows Banbury Bulls must find that winning formula again as they look to kick-start their season.

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Cashel Chilvers is held up by Oxford Harlequins during Banbury Bulls' defeat

Bulls need to charge up their batteries for crucial games

Banbury Bulls need to start picking up points against teams around them, starting with Saturday’s clash against Reading.

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